Finishing your Basement

Finishing your Basement

Finishing your basement is a great way to increase the total living space in your home. Maybe you have a growing family, or are looking to entertain family and friends.  Extra bedrooms, an extra bathroom, a family room, or a bar, can be a great addition to your home...

Home Remodel – Sheetrock and Plaster

Home Remodel – Sheetrock and Plastering We have completed the demolition of the home and have now moved into the sheetrock and plastering stage.  Most modern homes use sheetrock and plaster over studs as the foundation of the interior walls.  With this remodel,...
Benefit of Attending a Home Show

Benefit of Attending a Home Show

While spring may feel like a long way off, you may already be thinking about next year’s home remodeling projects, or even contemplating building a new home.  If you’re tired of looking for ideas on-line and would like to get out and see the newest home...
Smoke Alarm – Keep your family safe

Smoke Alarm – Keep your family safe

Home Maintenance Tip – Smoke Alarm Safety Winter weather is upon us and we sure can feel the chill.  With the cold weather, the heating systems in our homes have to work overtime to keep us warm.  As such, the chances of house fires increase dramatically in the...

Steps Toward a New Home – The Sub-Floor

This series will suggest some of the basic steps to follow, and things to be aware of, as you begin down the path toward home ownership.   The foundation is completed and it’s time for the building crew to actually begin work on your new house. The first step is to...

Home Remodel – Demolition

Home Remodel – Demolition Home Remodel – Demolition of the Interior As we continue our journey, we begin the demolition of the home.  Demolition sounds destructive, but is actually a very delicate process.  It is labor intensive,  and demands attention to...
Re-caulk your bathroom – Home Maintenance

Re-caulk your bathroom – Home Maintenance

Re-Caulk your bathroom The indoor bathroom is a special feature that we are fortunate to have in our homes.  What, at one time, our ancestors had to do outdoors, and in many cases in public, we now have the luxury of doing in the privacy of our own home.  If you are...

Home Remodel – Before the Work Begins

Home Remodel – Tour the home before the work begins In our last post, we laid out the first step involved in the renovation of a residential condominium.  After the owners initial meetings with our Custom Home and Remodeling Designers, we prepare for demolition...